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Trump Forest - a global reforestation project aiming to offset Trump's anti-climate policies - has reached 1 million trees after thousands of pledges from around the world.
49256
Donald Trump falsely says he never denied Russian meddling
2359
Mueller Unveils New Charges in Russia Probe
1830
President Donald Trump remained focused on the Russia matter on Monday, questioning in a tweet why his predecessor didn't act to prevent Moscow from interfering in US elections. "Obama was President up to, and beyond, the 2016 Election. So why didn't he do something about Russian meddling?"
900
As some 250,000 Puerto Ricans are without power 5 mos after Hurricane Maria—the longest blackout in US history—the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is cutting its operating reserve to save money, as govt plans privatizing it. "This puts the economic development of the country in private hands."
52591
A homophobic video urging Russians to re-elect President Vladimir Putin has gone viral less than a month before the country's election. The video tells voters that if Putin's rivals win they will take Russia into a "nightmare" future in which they are forced to co-habitate with gay men.
194
Man who says he was a Russian 'troll' arrested by Russian police after going public
514
Tasmania to reach 120% renewable electricity in five years, Labor pledge
3995
Cape Town 'day zero' moved to June 4th, national disaster declared. The city will run out of water on this day
781
Dutch activate 'hard Brexit' plan and blame 'a lack of clarity' from the UK
345
Iran threatens to ‘level Tel Aviv,’ kill Netanyahu if Israel attacks
965
South Korean Cryptocurrency Regulator Found Dead at Home
168
'It's not a war. It's a massacre': scores killed in Syrian enclave
104
Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitckii has tested positive for doping. He says somebody might have spiked his drink back in Japan.
289
Archeologists have hailed "astonishing" discovery of what are believed to be only surviving examples of Roman boxing gloves. Thought to date from AD120, have been well preserved thanks to oxygen-free environment underneath concrete floor...beneath stone fort of Vindolanda, south of Hadrian's Wall.
952
Special counsel Robert Mueller's interest in Jared Kushner has expanded beyond his contacts with Russia and now includes his efforts to secure financing for his company from foreign investors during the presidential transition, according to people familiar with the inquiry.
448
Major Russian mafia trial opens in Spain
81
Russia admits ‘several dozen’ of its citizens killed in Syria fighting
764
Trump Jr. to deliver foreign policy speech during business trip to India
33
France considers jailing illegal immigrants for up to five years for fake ID
115
U.N. issues blank statement on Syria, says it has run out of words
116
100 civilians, including 20 children, killed in worst Syria shelling since 2015
34941
UK millennials suffer worst falls in incomes of any nationality apart from Greece, report reveals
59
Syrian pro-government forces enter Afrin
246
A seminal event in the Earth's history - when plants appeared on land - may have happened 100 million years earlier than previously thought.
222
South Korea Refuses Call to Fire Judge Who Freed Samsung Heir
30
Israeli man killed in Palestinian stabbing attack
35
Doctors can stop providing life support to toddler Alfie Evans who has a mystery illness against his parents' wishes, the High Court has ruled.
28
Facebook exec apologizes for claim that Russian goal wasn’t to sway election: report
1631
Philippines: HIV cases up 3,147 percent in 10 years. Critics say President Duterte's statement deriding condom use as 'not satisfying' harms advocacy to prevent HIV.
37
'Gays for Putin' Schedule Rally in Support of Russian President
7602
All adult Singapore Citizens to receive S$100-S$300 from the government, due to budget surplus.
85
The Paris accord set only modest goals on climate change, but the world's nations are falling short anyway
27
Erdogan: Turkish army will besiege Afrin within days
44
North Korean cyber-espionage has reached new heights. Spying unit is widening its operations into aerospace and defence industries, according to US security firm that tracks cyber-attackers around the world.
4189
A Cave in China Is Filled with Exotic Plants that Shouldn’t Be There—But Researchers May Have Figured Out Why - They may be the only surviving species after heavy deforestation
438
Peru's ex-President Alberto Fujimori has been ordered to stand trial for the 1992 killings of six farmers.
22
The populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) has overtaken the Social Democrats (SPD) in a national opinion poll for the first time.
661
A plan to protect wolves in France could see their population swell to 500 in the next five years. The proposal - which would increase the number of wolves by around 40 per cent - is designed to ensure the survival of the species in France.
435
British soldiers are to be deployed to Africa to boost the fight against illegal wildlife poaching
229 matty80 This is Giulio Regeni's mother speaking: >What torments me is the thought that, before the first blow even fell, he knew that a door had closed forever. He had all the intelligence and culture to know what was about to happen to him. She was extremely dignified throughout - far more than most people could have been - but it's that quote that sticks with me. This whole affair needs the truth, but as per this thread it probably will never get it.
181 LendarioSonhador the plot thickens...
54 caprizoom Egyptian here. Local public opinion seems to think the obvious, he got harrassed by local rogue police individuals (which happens here from time to time) and things got out of hand and somehow he ended up dead. The government's first reaponse was denial of course, until it geot to a point where admitting it is actually worse than being called liars. For us Regini's case is no different than many other Egyptians who faced the same scenario. In fact the 2011 revolution was sparked by a similar incident which happened to "Khaled Said", who was found dead with signs of torture and local authorities claimed he had chocked on a weed pack. It is not that local public opinion doesn't care about Regini, it is simply that we don't care anymore than usual just because he was a foreigner. Local law enforcement in Egypt is still suffering from a lot of corruption, and it is one of the worst things about living here. My heart goes out to his family and I hope someday they will find some closure and manage to find patience and strength to move on.
53 Rytheran Always wanted to see the pyramids, guess I will just have to settle for pictures. Hopefully their tourism takes a huge hit.
101 MoazNasr I'm sick of this country, they kidnap, torture and kill whoever they want whenever they want, and nobody cares about the injustices and crimes happening because the government is buddy-buddy with USA. I have a friend who suffered from this but thankfully didn't die, he was kidnapped at night and beaten for a day before being returned to his home at night, no food and water of course, because they thought his family had ties to the MB. They make up excuses to do as they please.
13 pupi_but FYI, OP: Giulio Regeni is not the name of the lawyer, but the name of the name of the Cambridge student who died. The lawyer's name is Ibrahim Metwally Hegazy.
5 HColossus Can't get more suspicious than that
3 Hosni__Mubarak It's weird how people in Egypt just disappear like that...
7 Krickles88 Fuck Egypt.
4 Shourdtr This needs more upvotes!!!!
3 middledeck r/titlegore
2 revret It's EGYPT What were u expecting ?